I use a few meat guys, they all fight over pricing and end up getting really good deals when vending orders start rolling in. I am luckily at the point, if I want a case of pork butts they deliver it at a price if I ordered 15 cases. Try to find one or two go to guys. I have found swift ribs to be the best price in my area, smithfield a close second when shopping brands from different distributors. The swifts come in cases of fifteen frozen in blocks and the smithfields also 15 to a case in 3 pack cryos. I pay on average 1.89 a pound for 2.5 st louis. I order mostly IBP for pork and brisket, and pay around .95 for bone in butts and 1.85-1.95 for choice packers. Hope that helps and you can haggle with prices.
I stay away from sysco and other large foodservice companies only because they have traveling salesmen and they are real pains in the arse!
Jacked UP BBQ vending
Ocean County Pig Assassins competition team retired and is now known as Jacked UP BBQ